Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

When You Think You Think You Have Nothing to Give, Bring Your Drum…

At least that is what a young boy did thousands of years ago when he wanted to honor a new king. You probably can hear the drum beating as he asks “Shall I play for you? On my drum?”  You … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: December 10, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment.   Isaiah 40:1-5, 9-11 Comfort, give comfort to my people, says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to … Continue reading

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St. Margaret of Scotland–This Remarkable, Pious Woman is Patroness to Mothers, Large Families, Widows and Deceased Children

In the year 1066, a displaced English princess, named Margaret, sought refuge in Scotland. Her father had been overthrown by the Danes and before she was born had gone into exile. While still very young, Margaret returned to England to live … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: December 3, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment.   1 Corinthians 1:3-9 Brothers and sisters: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: November 26, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Ezekiel 34:11-12, 15-17 Thus says the Lord GOD: I myself will look after and tend my sheep. As a shepherd … Continue reading

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Holy Enough

Everything in life is a cycle.  Birth to death, Spring to Winter, river to lake to ocean, seed to fruit, atom to mass to energy, everything.   You could say that about the spiritual life also.  We haltingly learn the prayers, … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: November 19, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. 1 Thessalonians 5:1-6 Concerning times and seasons, brothers and sisters, you have no need for anything to be written to … Continue reading

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CWG Book Blast! “The Grace Crasher,” by Mara Faro

This month, the Catholic Writers’ Guild is touring Mara Faro’s book, “The Grace Crasher.” It is a CWG Seal of Approval winner! “She’s lost her faith. He’s not her type. This could take a miracle.” Summary: Armed with a Jesus … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays to the Church Militant

JMJ We celebrate many holidays during the month of November. Many people would say that Thanksgiving begins the “Holiday Season” which then goes through Christmas and New Year’s covering Hanukkah and Kwanzaa. Catholics know that November 1st truly starts this … Continue reading

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A retreat to remember

The camaraderie with other writers at the Catholic Writers Retreat was exciting and the speakers encouraging. The space and time to write was a breath of peace in my over busy life. We had plenty of time slots designated for … Continue reading

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